How much is a 30-378 Weatherby?
Price: $4400 Description: Simply put, the 30-378 Weatherby Magnum is the “Mac Daddy” caliber. This rifle will easily deliver over 1200 foot lbs. of energy and a bullet velocity well over 1800 feet per second at 1000 yards, with minimal recoil.
How far can a 30-378 Weatherby shoot?
Rounds can travel up to 1400 yards accurately with the . 30-378 WM depending on the barrel and type of grain used on the target. Factory loads for the . 30-378 WM start at 130 grain and can be used on medium sized game on distances of 400 yards.
What caliber is a 30-378 Weatherby?
The . 30 caliber, belted, bottle-necked rifle cartridge. The cartridge was developed in response to a US Army military contract in 1959….
|.30-378 Weatherby Magnum|
|Rim diameter||.579 in (14.7 mm)|
|Case length||2.913 in (74.0 mm)|
|Overall length||3.690 in (93.7 mm)|
|Case capacity||133 gr H2O (8.6 cm3)|
What is a 6.5 Weatherby rpm?
The 6.5 Weatherby RPM is based on the configuration of the 6.5-284 Norma (and its parent . 284 Winchester), but the case is elongated in order to give a greater case capacity and to fit properly in a . 30-06-length action. The RPM drives a 140-grain bullet at 3050 fps, giving a near-identical trajectory to the 6.5 PRC.
What is a 30 Nosler?
With the best magnum performance in a standard action, the 30 Nosler was introduced as a more evolved cartridge option. Firing a 210 gr. AccuBond® Long Range bullet at 3,000 fps with over 4,000 ft. of energy, the 30 Nosler outperforms such touted rounds as the 300 Weatherby and the 300 Win Mag.
What is the best Weatherby caliber?
The . 300 Weatherby is an extremely powerful cartridge, capable of driving a 150-grain bullet at better than 3,500 feet per second from the muzzle. Even with heavier 180-grain bullets it can beat 3,200 feet per second, generating in excess of 4,200 foot-pounds of energy.
What is the best 30 caliber rifle?
Top 10 . 30 Caliber Hunting Cartridges of All Time
- 10) .300 Savage. Developed by the Savage Arms Co.
- 9) . 300 H&H Mag.
- 8) . 300 Weatherby Magnum.
- 7) . 30-30 Win.
- 6) . 300 Ruger Compact Magnum (RCM)
- 5) . 300 WSM.
- 4) . 300 Blackout.
- 3) . 308.
Is 6.5 Creedmoor the same as 6.5 Weatherby?
The ever popular 6.5 Creedmoor cartridge is a proven round for all types of big game and is extremely accurate shooting at distances. Weatherby® builds models in both the growing 6.5 Creedmoor and gives further advantage with the fastest 6.5mm bullet available.
Is the.30-378 Weatherby Magnum a good gun?
It simply never knew what hit it, and was down and out on impact. The round got there in one hell of a hurry too. The .30-378 Weatherby Magnum is truly a high performance hunting caliber. You may wish to take one along on your next mountain hunting adventure.
When did Roy Weatherby make the Weatherby Magnum?
I hunted mountain goats there in September of 2015, and if their was ever a caliber made for such a task it is the .30-378 Weatherby Magnum. Originally designed for the military in 1959 by Roy Weatherby, it was not available to the general public as a factory offering until 1996.
How long does it take to ship a Weatherby Magnum?
30-378 Weatherby Magnum, 26″ Stainless Fluted BBL, Bolt Action, Monte Carlo C… With the current industry-wide climate, please allow for 5-7 days of processing time before shipment. Please contact us for special order item lead times. Shipping Information 30-378 Weatherby Magnum, 28″ Stainless Fluted BBL, Bolt Action, Monte Carlo C…
When did Roy Weatherby invent the wildcat cartridge?
All ammunition is shipped domestic ground and an adult signature is required. We do not accept returns on ammunition. Initially a wildcat cartridge developed by Roy Weatherby in 1959 at the request of the United States Army. This white-hot cartridge is based on the 378 necked down to 30 caliber and packed with powder.